Operations Manager (Transport)

Location UK / Armagh

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £30000 - 40000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1356881

 Job Description

Operations Manager (Transport)

Our client a leading distribution company based in the Co Armagh area requires an experienced Operations Manager to assist in driving forward the business.

The Transport Operations Manager will support the site General Manager in the efficient and cost effective management of all transport operations.

The Transport Operations Manager will play a proactive role and will be responsible for managing all day-to-day operational aspects of the transport operation including: operational planning, routing, scheduling and compliance with transport legislation.

There is also responsibility to collect, analyse and evaluate performance data and preparing appropriate reports and operational recommendations.

Essential Criteria:

To be successful in this role, it is essential that you are educated to GCSE standard or equivalent in Maths and English, ideally an LGV Licence, CPC holder and be an “O” Licence Holder.

You will have a minimum of 2 years Transportation Management and have knowledge of the transport function within the distribution network/general haulage industry, functional operations experience, knowledge of transport legislation and an appreciation of the warehouse function would be useful.

The ideal candidate would have worked within an independent business environment and have working knowledge of employment legislation. Your skill set will include being IT literate and have the ability to produce reports using the MS Office suite, effective people management and communication at all levels.

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